Capital Punishment (Historical Guides to Controversial Issues in America)

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The author of Capital Punishment (Historical Guides to Controversial Issues in America) is Joseph A. Melusky, Keith Alan Pesto Capital Punishment examines the debate around the death penalty, raising questions and attempting to provide an even-handed examination of this controversial The authors combine analysis of important issues with excerpts from landmark legal decisions, important documents, survey results, and empirical The first part of the book discusses the origins of the death penalty and traces its development from antiquity to contemporary Detailed statistical information about capital punishment is presented and discussed, and the death penalty is considered against a constitutional backdrop with various arguments for and against The second part of the book consists of three The first appendix presents an annotated list of important capital-punishment cases; the second supplies a more general chronological treatment of capital punishment; and the third provides a bibliographic essay directing readers to other relevant sources of A thorough and insightful treatment, Capital Punishment provides both a summary of the current state of capital punishment and a discussion of areas of continuing.This title is available at BookMoving on Joseph A. Melusky, Keith Alan Pesto's eBooks, .Capital Punishment (Historical Guides to ... Textbook, course, ebook, pdf, download at bookmoving .

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